Interpretation Detail  
Standard Designation: BPV Section VIII Div 1
Para./Fig./Table No:
Subject Description: Section VIII, Division 1 (1989 Edition, 1991 Addenda); UG-29(b)
Date Issued: 05/20/1992
Record Number: BC92-101
Interpretation Number : VIII-1-92-68
Question(s) and Reply(ies):

      Question: Is it permissible under the requirements of UG-29(b) in Section VIII, Division 1 to have a gap in a stiffening ring, without a bridge of equal or greater moment of inertia, as long as the gap is equal to or less than that shown in Fig. UG-29.2?

      Reply: No.

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